Wednesday, May 17, 2017, 17:30 - 23:30
NSERC is proud to support the new STEAM Horizon Awards along with Canada Science and Technology Museums Corporation Foundation, Shopify, VLN Technologies Inc., Michael Potter and Vintage Wings, Invest Ottawa, CBC and Facebook.
The objective of the awards is to promote the fields of science, technology, engineering, art, and math (STEAM) to the next generation of scientists and engineers. Up to seven Canadian students will be awarded $25,000 each to pursue studies in a STEAM field. Two of these awards will be given to Indigenous students.
The winners will be flown to Ottawa and recognized at the Foundation’s first annual National Science and Innovation Gala on May 18, 2017.